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Brewed by Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Emelgem, Belgium

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RATINGS: 386   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
For 6 months the flesh of the fresh sour cherries slowly digests in the Lambic. The intense flavour of cherries and light nuances of almond from the pits determine the flavour of this fruity delicacy.

Note: ABV from 4.5% to 4% at some point.

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kdd230 (71) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2017
330ml. bottle in Vientiane, Laos. Pours a deep red with a minimal head. Cherry aroma quite pronounced, sweet. Strong cherry taste, sharp, sour, maybe a little too much. A decent cherry lambic but proportions of sweetness and cherry flavouring a little unsubtle.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
colui72 (946) - HONG KONG - APR 20, 2017
Bright ruby with a medium pink head. Tart aroma, tastes of cherry syrup, quite artificial but enjoyable. Gently carbonated, light bodied, tart over any other tastes. Ok!

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Fisler (493) - Bamberg, GERMANY - MAR 18, 2017
Dunkles rot im Glas, Kirscharoma, soweit alles wie versprochen. Im Trunk feine Sure, nicht krachig aber irgendwie etwas bckern. Dennoch ein schner Ausgleich nach fettem Essen zum absacken.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RW80 (2500) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - DEC 30, 2016
250ml Bottle shared. Appearance: A red body, with a pinkish head. Aroma is sweet cherries, marzipan.,sweet and sour. Taste: Sweet artificial like cherries, sour lemon tones in the finish. Medium body and carbonation. Odd Artificial sweetness to the taste and in the aroma.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lupuLust (246) - Franke(n) im Breisgau, GERMANY - DEC 22, 2016
21.12.2016 - Aroma of sweet cherries and lambic. Sweet taste, quite drinkable though I had better ones before. Something for hot summer days

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoeMcPhee (9426) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 11, 2016
Deep garnet coloured pour with a fast-fading pink head. The aroma is really bright and fruity. Lots of intense cherry notes with some rich leathery notes and a touch of almond. Lactic and juicy with a great fresh flavour. Has some bright peppery notes as well. Really refreshing and tasty.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Michael27 (1785) - Berlin, GERMANY - DEC 10, 2016
Vom Hahn in der "Hohlen Birne" in Potsdam getrunken. Ist zwar ein Industrie-Kriek, aber gut trinkbar.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (13956) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 15, 2016
[9/27/16] Bottle on a street bench in Brussels. As Vieux Bruxelles Kriek Lambic. Clear red color. Aroma of candy-ish cherries, marzipan. Sweet flavor, quite sugary, slightly tart, with cherry candy. Too sweet, but OK.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mikeyo1 (808) - Linkping, SWEDEN - SEP 27, 2016
bottle @ home, 3 years old. Pours a clear red liquid with a medium light pink head. Sweet cherries on the nose with a slight tart character, hints of leather and malt. Taste is sweet initially with a tart, light acidic, lemon like finish. Low body, medium to high carbonation. Flavors of cherries, almond, lemon. The cherries are tart in the finish. All right, with a nice finish, although quite one-dimensional.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MatiF96 (178) - POLAND - SEP 6, 2016
Średnia rżowa szybko redukująca się piana. Aromat silnie wiśniowy, świeży, ale pojawiają się też nuty sztuczne. W smaku rwnież bardzo wiśniowo. Smak cukierkowy, słodki, ale skontrowany lekką kwasnością. Dość wytrawny finisz. Nie jest najgorzej, ale moim zdaniem zbyt słodko. Do najlepszych sporo brakuje


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